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The Thieves of Ostia

Author: Caroline Lawrence
Publisher: London : Orion Children's, 2001.
Series: Roman mysteries, bk. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 79 AD. The place is Ostia, the port of Rome. Flavia Gemina, a Roman sea captain's daughter, is about to embark on a thrilling adventure. The theft of her father's signet ring leads her to three extraordinary people - Jonathan the Jewish boy next door, Nubia the African slave-girl, and Lupus, the mute beggar boy - who become her friends. Their investigations take them to the harbour, the forum, and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Mystery fiction
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Lawrence
ISBN: 1842550799 9781842550793 9781842550205 1842550209
OCLC Number: 59512793
Description: 195 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Roman mysteries, bk. 1.
Responsibility: Caroline Lawrence.
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This is the first title in a mystery series set in ancient Rome.  Read more...

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